FOUNDATION & HOME REPAIR IN BONDURANT, IOWA
If you live in Bondurant, Iowa, there is a good chance that at some point, you may experience foundation settlement. This is due to the type of soil that is in Bondurant, IA. The soil is expansive soil which means that it will expand when it gets too wet and when this type of soil get too dry it contracts. As the soil is constantly shifting and moving, so is the foundation that is sitting on top of it. It is important to know some of the signs that you may have foundation settlement in your Bondurant, IA home. Some of these signs are:
- Wall cracks
- Floor cracks
- Sloping floor
- Doors and windows that stick
- Ceiling cracks
- Leaning chimney
- Brick and mortar cracks
- Porch and stoop problems
- Garage column cracks
If you see any of these signs, let the professionals at Iowa Home Restoration & Repair, LLC come and give your home a thorough inspection. If we find that you are in need of foundation repair, we have several solutions to make sure your foundation stays safe.
The foundation repair services that we provide include carbon fiber to support basement walls that have started to lean or bow. This Rhino carbon fiber will close wall cracks so that water and pests cannot invade your home. We also offer plat anchors to pull bowing or leaning walls back to their original position and keep them strong so they won’t bow or lean in the future. Plate anchors are installed into the ground adjacent to the affected wall then attached to the wall to pull it back into place.
BASEMENT WATERPROOFING AND RESTORATION IN BONDURANT, IA
A wet basement can cause so many problems. Among them is loss of living space, personal possessions getting ruined, and mold growth. Don’t let a wet basement cause you headaches. Let the professionals at Iowa Home Restoration & Repair, LLC give you a free inspection and offer you a waterproofing system that will keep your basement dry for years to come.
We offer an interior drainage system that includes a perforated pipe that is installed along the interior footing. This pipe is then attached to the sump pit. As the sump pit fills with water, the sump pump turns on and drains the water away from the basement and foundation.
We also offer crawl space encapsulation that includes installing a vapor barrier around the entire interior of the crawl space. This vapor barrier will seal out moisture. We use products manufactured by Earth Contact Products (ECP), the very best in the industry for foundation repair and waterproofing products.
HOME MOLD INSPECTION AND TESTING IN BONDURANT, IA
A wet basement can cause you to have mold and mildew. When mold spores enter into the air that you breath, it can cause health issues for you and your family. The most obvious sign is visible mold. There are some other signs that may indicate that you may have a mold problem. Some of these are:
- Musty odors
- Rusty appliances and pipes
- High humidity throughout the entire home
- Higher energy bills
- Wood rot
Let Iowa Home Restoration & Home Repair, LLC come and give your home a mold inspection and testing. If we find that you have a mold problem, we have the solutions to get rid of the mold and keep you and your family safe.
Don’t hesitate to contact us for any of your foundation, waterproofing, or mold inspection and repair.